The Artist’s Cottage overlooks the Salamanca Arts Centre and Salamanca Square. Used by visiting Artists of all disciplines and their families, the sunny cottage is ideal short-term accommodation for solo artists or groups of collaborating artists.
This completely self-contained 3 Bedroom Georgian Cottage (c. 1840) can provide you with everything you need to work undisturbed or be your home base while you explore Salamanca and its surrounds. Centrally located in historic Battery Point, and within walking distance to Salamanca Place, Sullivans Cove and the Hobart CBD. It has a private backyard (rare for Cottages in this area) with a deck and views of kunanyi / Mount Wellington.
Information for Artists & Arts Organisations
The Artist’s Cottage is available to Artists of all disciplines (writers, performers, musicians, visual artists) at a discounted rate for Self-Funded Arts Residencies. Artists wishing to apply for the discounted Hire Rates must provide evidence via the submission and approval of an application to be eligible.
Artists can apply individually or Arts Organisations can apply on behalf of a n artist / group of artists.
A groups of Individual Artists may submit a combined application for a collaborative Residency.
Please contact the Venues Manager via email for more detailed information on the Artist’s Cottage and to check the availability of dates for your Self-Funded Arts Residency prior to submitting your application.
Next Call for Applications
Applications for the remaining dates in 2020 TBA
Hire Rates for Artists
Rates for Self-Funded Arts Residencies
First Night $300 (includes $150 Cleaning Fee)
Each Additional Night $150 per night
Arts Organisations (non- Government Funded):
First Night $350 (includes $150 Cleaning Fee)
Each Additional Night $200 per night
Arts Organisations (Government Funded):
First Night $400 (includes $150 Cleaning Fee)
Each Additional Night $250 per night
Please note: We do not book in more than one Artist at a time, unless the Artists submit a joint / combined Application for the Self-Funded Arts Residency outlining their intended collaboration.
Please contact the Venues Manager via email for more detailed information on the Venue Hire Rates and charges associated with the hire of the Artist’s Cottage.
Information for Others
The Artist’s Cottage is also available for the public to hire (non-Artists) during periods when the Cottage is not required for Arts Residencies.
Discounted rates do not apply – rates are as per stated on AirBnB.
To request a booking as a non-Artist please proceed via AirBnB
Image Credits: Nicole Robson